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The Guardian view on plutocratic Mars missions: escape velocity | Editorial

The race between wealthy tech billionaires to get to Mars is a distraction from mortality For science fiction writers ranged across the astronomical distance that separates Edgar Rice Burroughs and Kim Stanley Robinson, Mars has been a theatre of dreams, variously realistic. Show More Summary

The Greatest Adventure #1

The greatest heroes of the Edgar Rice Burroughs universe come together! Dynamite's The Greatest Adventure #1 by Bill Willingham & Cezar Razek. The post The Greatest Adventure #1 appeared first on CBR.

INTERVIEW: Bill Willingham Channels ERB for The Greatest Adventure

The award-winning creator of Fables discusses his new series, featuring classic - and not-so-classic - creations of Edgar Rice Burroughs. The post INTERVIEW: Bill Willingham Channels ERB for The Greatest Adventure appeared first on

Best 1922 Adventures (2)

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Edgar Rice Burroughs's THE CHESSMEN OF MARS

Best 1912 Adventures (5)

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Edgar Rice Burroughs's TARZAN OF THE APES

Best 1912 Adventures (3)

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Edgar Rice Burroughs's A PRINCESS OF MARS

Cool Stuff!

For this Thanksgiving (in the US, anyway), here's an extra-large helping of Cool Stuff! First up is this copy of Edgar Rice Burroughs' At the Earth's Core, with a movie tie-in cover! Next, here's the paperback adaptation of Futureworld!...Show More Summary

Great Richard Corben cover for a great Fredric Brown SF anthology

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In the 1970s I was a member of the Science Fiction Book Club. Whoever the art director was at the time, they were producing some excellent covers. I still have the Edgar Rice Burroughs Barsoom novels with Frank Frazetta covers and illustrations,...Show More Summary

Dynamite Announces 'Sweet Valley High' Comics, Benjamin Percy On 'James Bond,' And More [NYCC 2016]

So here's the bad news: The sentence "Dynamite announces new James Bond, Bettie Page, Edgar Rice Burroughs, and Sweet Valley High comics" does not refer to one single series that's going to combine all of those properties into a single...Show More Summary

Willingham Unites Burroughs’ Characters For The Greatest Adventure

Fables writer Bill Willingham turns his attention to the works of Edgar Rice Burroughs for a new Dynamite limited series. The post Willingham Unites Burroughs’ Characters For The Greatest Adventure appeared first on

John Carter of Mars Returns To Comics In New Brian Wood Series

Wood and co-writer Alex Cox will guide the new adventures of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Warlord of Mars. The post John Carter of Mars Returns To Comics In New Brian Wood Series appeared first on

Book Review: “Tarzan on Film” by Scott Tracy Griffin

When the wonderful people at Titan Books reached out about a new coffee table volume that would chronicle the history of Edgar Rice Burrough’s Tarzan character in entertainment, I thought it might make an interesting, thin volume toShow More Summary

The History Of Tarzan In Comics

Created by Edgar Rice Burroughs and premiering in the October 1912 issue of pulp magazine The All-Story, Tarzan of the Apes has become one of the most well-known heroes in fiction. He's been in hundreds of films, novels and video games,...Show More Summary

The Legend Of Tarzan 2: Where The Story Should Go Next

The Legend of Tarzan may not have blown the doors off the box office, but it put up respectable numbers for its opening weekend. Since Edgar Rice Burroughs wrote over two dozen Tarzan books in his life, there are numerous places the character could go from here.

The Legend of Tarzan

A romantic, exotic, dramatic, bold and exciting revitalization of the Tarzan story, steeped heavily in the lore created by novelist Edgar Rice Burroughs.

The Legend of Tarzan

Finally. Finally finally FINALLY. Hollywood has given us a Tarzan film about the character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Not a monosyllabic swinging caveman. Not basically an American running around in a loin cloth. This film is freaking TARZAN of the freaking APES. And of course the dumb ass critics, the same ones who lambasted […]

The Legend of Tarzan Falls Well Short of the Treetops

Why do filmmakers always louse up Tarzan? The 1914 Edgar Rice Burroughs book has a sensational first half, before the inevitable Victorian-Edwardian–era corniness and cultural supremacy kick in. Raised by apes, the child of shipwrecked English aristocrats doesn’t turn out a dearie like Mowgli in The Jungle Book but a ... More »

Reverend's Reviews: Still the Lord of the Jungle

Edgar Rice Burroughs' classic creation Tarzan is swinging his way to the big screen this weekend for the first time since Disney's animated adaptation in 1999. The Legend of Tarzan, starring True Blood's Alexander Skarsgård in the title role, mark's the character's first live-action appearance since 1998's woeful Tarzan and the Lost City. Show More Summary

Review: 'Legend Of Tarzan' Is Wild And Crazy Summer Popcorn Fun

Tarzan has been a movie franchise since 1918, when the first silent film adaptations of Edgar Rice Burrough's novels began. Afterthe iconic 1932 picture Tarzan the Ape Man featuringJohnny Weissmuller in the titular role, the series became popular enough to spawn nearly 40 theatrical releases over the many decades. Besides [...]

‘The Legend Of Tarzan’ Review: Alexander Skarsgard Swings Into Action As Movie Icon Gets Welcome New Take

Certainly one of the most enduring characters in all of literature and definitely movies is Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan. In terms of cinema, beginning with Johnny Weissmuller’s immortal interpretation of the tree-swinging man brought up by apes in the jungles, there have been countless actors who have taken on the role. Show More Summary

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